“After reviewing all of our options in the industry, the comprehensive solutions from Ingram Publisher Services made it the clear choice." Rhonda Abrams, Founder and CEO, Planning Shop
Nashville, TN (PRWEB) October 25, 2011
Ingram Publisher Services Inc., an Ingram Content Group Company, today announced agreements with four new publishers, The Planning Shop, Moll Anderson Productions, Dundurn Press, and Arundel Publishing.
“After reviewing all of our options in the industry, the comprehensive solutions from Ingram Publisher Services made it the clear choice for our sales, marketing and distribution needs,” said Rhonda Abrams, Founder and CEO, Planning Shop. “Ingram will help us meet current and future demand for our popular business titles, allowing us to expand our reach to new audiences, plus it gives us back valuable time to invest in creating new books, rather than logistics. I look forward to our work together.”
Planning Shop specializes in books, tools, and resources for entrepreneurs and small businesses. Planning Shop is the publisher of The Successful Business Plan: Secrets & Strategies, Six-Week Start-Up, Business Plan In A Day, Successful Marketing and over a dozen other titles. Planning Shop books are used in over 700 business schools worldwide – including 22 of the top 25 graduate and 20 of the top 25 undergraduate entrepreneurship programs in the US. Planning Shop’s books have been used by over a million entrepreneurs to launch, run, and grow successful businesses in every industry. The Planning Shop selected Ingram to distribute titles in North America and Canada.
Moll Anderson Productions, a leading publisher of home design, interior decorating and lifestyle titles, was founded by interior designer and lifestyle expert Moll Anderson. Anderson, who has shared her design and lifestyle ideas on ABC’s Good Morning America and NBC’s Today, and has been featured in InStyle, Cosmopolitan, and other national magazines, has selected Ingram to distribute her newest line of books in the The Seductive Home ™ series. The title The Seductive Home™ will be available in February, 2012.
Award-winning independent publisher Dundurn Press is one of the largest publishers of adult and young adult fiction and nonfiction books in Canada. Known for its Canadian heritage, natural history and biographical titles as well as art books, Dundurn Press publishes over 100 new titles per year. Ingram will begin distributing Dundurn Press beginning October 30, 2011, and the publisher will continue to use Ingram’s Lightning Source for its print-on-demand needs.
Independent house Arundel Publishing specializes in young adult, nonfiction, mystery and thriller titles, such as the bestselling Eden Thriller series and the upcoming Movie Mystery series. Also forthcoming are the highly-anticipated Wacko Academy young adult series and the nonfiction Now You Tell Me! series. Arundel titles will be distributed by Ingram beginning October 30, 2011.
“Ingram Publisher Services is pleased to welcome these four independent publishers to our growing list of clients,” said Mark Ouimet, Vice President and General Manager, Ingram Publisher Services. “We are eager to put our unique combination of solutions to work on behalf of each to help them expand their reach in the marketplace and grow their businesses worldwide.”
ABOUT THE PLANNING SHOP
Planning Shop, located in Silicon Valley, California, specializes in business resources for entrepreneurs. Their books and products are based on years of real-world experience and sharing secrets and strategies from entrepreneurs, CEOs, investors, and lenders. Planning Shop books have been translated into more than 30 languages. For more information visit http://www.planningshop.com
ABOUT MOLL ANDERSON PRODUCTIONS
Moll Anderson Productions offers home, design and lifestyle books and products that inspire romantic style and timeless elegance. Founded by interior designer Moll Anderson, Moll Anderson Productions incorporates Moll’s years of design experience to an array of products that brings sensual living back to the home. For more information visit http://www.mollanderson.com
ABOUT DUNDURN PRESS
Established in 1972 by Kirk Howard, Dundurn Press Limited started primarily as a small publisher of Canadian history, military history, politics, current affairs, and biography. Since then Dundurn has expanded its original publishing mandate. Dundurn Press and its associated imprints have published more than 2000 titles, of which 1700 are still in print. Dundurn publishes about ninety to one hundred new titles per year and is now one of the largest publishers of adult and young adult fiction and non-fiction in Canada. For more information visit http://www.dundurn.com
ABOUT ARUNDEL PUBLISHING
Arundel Publishing is an independent company founded by a group of seasoned professionals with over 125 years of combined experience in the publishing industry. They came together with a shared passion for the written word as well as a common goal: to embrace innovation in the publishing industry while enriching the lives of readers with first-class books that are consistent with Arundel's own motto: "Life is an Adventure!" With a growing list of world-class authors and a dedication to fair business practices, quality and philanthropy (Arundel is committed to donating a portion of each title’s proceeds to charity), Arundel Publishing hopes to inspire and entertain, one book at a time. For more information visit http://www.arundelpublishing.com
Ingram Content Group Inc. provides a broad range of physical and digital services to the book industry. Ingram’s operating units are Ingram Book Company, Lightning Source Inc., Ingram Digital, Vital Source Technologies, Inc., Ingram Periodicals Inc., Ingram International Inc., Ingram Library Services Inc., Spring Arbor Distributors Inc., Ingram Publisher Services Inc., Tennessee Book Company LLC, and Coutts Information Services. For more information, visit http://www.ingramcontent.com
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